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Table 1 Key health indices-Guatemala [37]

From: Perceptions of short-term medical volunteer work: a qualitative study in Guatemala

Life expectancy at birth in 2005
   Male 65 (years)
   Female 71
Maternal mortality rate in 2000 240 (per 100000 live births)
Probability of dying under 5 years of age
   Overall (2005) 43 (per 1000 live births)
   Lowest wealth quintile (1999) 77.6
   Highest wealth quintile (1999) 39.3
Top five causes of death, all ages
   Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 53.3 (deaths/100000 population)
   HIV/AIDS 49.0
   Lower respiratory infection 39.3
   Violence 37.1
   Perinatal conditions 34.8